Originally published: June 6, 2017
HSBC Bank Canada has climbed 20 spots to place third overall in the 16th annual list of Canada's Best 50 Corporate Citizens by Corporate Knights, a Toronto-based media, research and financial products company focused on clean capitalism.
The Corporate Knights Best 50 ranking measures a diverse range of Canadian enterprises on a suite of 14 performance indicators, including greenhouse gas productivity, taxes paid, health and safety performance and pension fund quality.
"Breaking into the top-three of Canada's Best Corporate Citizens is an achievement we are all are incredibly proud of," said Sandra Stuart, President and CEO, HSBC Bank Canada. "For us, sustainability means keeping pace with the changing needs of our customers and balancing social, environmental and economic considerations in the decisions we make every day."